Harlan "Gene" and Fairy Steffe, Moville, Iowa, will celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary with an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Aug. 7 at St. Michael's Catholic Church, Kingsley, Iowa.

Their children are Patricia McConnell, Gilbert, Ariz., Cynthia and Richard Roberts, New York, N.Y., Alice and Allan Stubbs, Huntersville, N.C., Susan and Bill Bascone of Gilbert, and Felicia and Jeff Blauer, Lake Oswego, Ore. The couple have 10 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Mr. Steffe and the former Fairy McDermott were married Dec. 26, 1951, in Kingsley.

The couple are retired farmers. They farmed in the Moville community. They spend the winter months in their Gilbert home and return to Iowa in the spring.